The Answer Sheet: lgbt


Posted at 09:30 AM ET, 10/04/2010

How to make schools safer for gay students

Here are new recommendations for schools to address safety concerns of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender students in the wake of four suicides of gay students in three weeks.

By Valerie Strauss  |  09:30 AM ET, 10/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Life, College Life, College Life | Tags:  gay students, gay suicides, harassment of gays, harrass and gays, lgbt, lgbt students, lgbt suicides, safe campuses, safe schools, students suicide, suicides

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 09/24/2010

Report: Gays face high rate of harassment on college campuses

The U.S. military is not the only difficult environment for gay and lesbians. A new research study on the experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on college and university campuses across the country reveals high rates of harassment and a lack of inclusiveness in policies and programs.

By Valerie Strauss  |  05:00 AM ET, 09/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  College Life, College Life | Tags:  LGBT, campus pride, discrimination and gays, don't ask don't tell, gays on campus, harassment and gays, military and gays